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Careers Advisers


Throughout your time at school you'll have to make some big decisions about your future, and that's where Skills Development Scotland's highly qualified Careers Advisers come in.


Janet Craig, Careers Adviser is based right here in the school to give you the careers support you need throughout your time with us.


Through a combination of group sessions, one-to-one interviews and drop in clinics, the Careers Adviser will help you understand how your personality, interests and values are key to making the right career decisions.  They can also help you understand how to develop and use your talents and skills, explore where they could take you, and identify who can help you along on your career journey. Drop-in clinics are held every Tuesday and Thursday at lunch time in room G007.


To find out more about the support on offer please contact Janet Craig at: janet.craig@sds.co.uk
 
You can also visit us on https://www.facebook.com/SDSRenfrewshire/ for information on local training and job opportunities, job search hints and tips, or to cont act the Renfrewshire careers team.



My World of Work

My World of Work is Scotland's online careers information and advice service - offering tools to help you choose a career. You'll also find information and advice on topics like CVs and interviews, learning and training, job vacancies and apprenticeships. If you're a parent, there's advice on how to support your child as they make career decisions. To find out more go to myworldofwork.co.uk, follow @mywowscotland on Twitter or My World of Work on Facebook.


Apprenticeships.scot

Apprenticeships have changed, with more than 80 different types covering hundreds of jobs. With a Modern Apprenticeship you get a job, get paid and get qualified - in some roles right up to degree level. No wonder more than 25,000 people choose a Modern Apprenticeship every year. Want to know more? At apprenticeships.scot you can search for apprenticeships, apply for apprenticeship jobs and find out more about the different levels of qualifications. You can also check out Foundation Apprenticeships which help you kick-start your career before you even leave school. Go to apprenticeships.scot and follow @apprentice_scot.  From Skills Development Scotland.


Digital World

Careers in digital technologies offer endless possibilities and opportunities. Scotland's digital technologies sector needs lots more people like you right now and in the future. Digital World provides information on tech careers in Scotland, ways to get in and where to study. Be inspired...find out more by visiting digitalworld.net, and follow @DigitalWorldHQ or Digital World on Facebook. From Skills Development Scotland and Scotland's digital technologies sector.


 


Modern Apprentice - IT Technician
 
Strathclyde University is looking to recruit an IT Technician Modern Apprentice.

Closing date for applications is 8th June.

Starting salary: £10,226

For more information go to:
www.strath.ac.uk
www.indeed.co.uk
 
J Craig, Wed May 31st
 




NHS Apprentice Orthotics Technical Assistant
 
NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde is looking to recruit an Apprentice Orthotics Technical Assistant. You will be trained to create and shape a range of orthoses or body supports such as leg and hand splints, spinal braces, knee braces and special footwear using a variety of different workshop tools.

Starting salary: £16,086

An information evening will be held on Friday 2 June at 2pm at Gartnavel Hospitals Campus

Please email modern.apprentice@ggc.scot.nhs.uk to book your place.

To find out more, go to:

http://www.nhsggc.org.uk/257382

N.B. Closing date is 9th June
 
J Craig, Wed May 31st
 




Craft Modern Apprentice – Horticulture
 
Renfrewshire Council is looking to recruit a Modern Apprentice - Horticulture.

Applicants must be a resident of the Renfrewshire area who and aged between 16 and 19 years.

It is essential that you possess a minimum of 3 National or Standard grades at grade 4 passes or above (or equivalent). These must be include English, Maths, and a technical subject e.g. Craft and Design, Technical Studies, Graphic Communications, Practical Skills or Science subject ie Biology.

If you meet the recruitment criteria and are confident you have a commitment to attend college and gain the relevant Level 3 qualification within your trade, apply now at https://renfrewshire.myjobscotland.gov.uk.


 
J Craig, Thu May 25th
 




IT Aprrenticeships - Atos, Linwood
 
Digital Applications Apprenticeship - Level 3

Client Security Apprentice
Start date: July onwards
Starting salary: £13,000 per annum

To apply visit uk.atos.net/apprentices

Closing date for applications is: 17th July 2017.
 
J Craig, Wed May 24th
 




Engineering Apprenticeships - Scottish Leather Group
 
The Scottish Leather Group is recruiting Engineering Apprentices. For more information, go to:

http://www.s1jobs.com/job/engineering-technical/manufacturing-production/bridge-of-weir/657452189.html

Closing date for applications is 18th June.

 
J Craig, Wed May 24th
 




Modern Apprenticeship - Lab Technician
 
Modern Apprentice
University of Glasgow 23 reviews - Glasgow
£15,422 - £15,976 a year - Full-time, Apprenticeship

To train under the Modern Apprentice programme as a Laboratory Technician working in the School of Life Sciences providing technical support for teaching, research and service activities using a range of biological technologies but primarily within a Biochemistry environment.

For more information and to apply, go to:

www.indeed.co.uk
 
J Craig, Thu May 18th
 




Ferguson Marine Engineering Apprenticeships
 
Ferguson Marine Engineering Apprenticeship Scheme 2017

Ferguson Marine Engineering is now looking for energetic, committed and hardworking individuals to form this years’ team of apprentices.

If you are interested in joining an award winning apprentice scheme, in which you will play a key role within the company and contributing towards our success, you will hold qualifications in both Maths and English. Ideally, you will also be a confident team player and problem solver, with a ‘hands on’ approach to work and ability to deliver to strict deadlines.

To apply for an apprenticeship, please click here and complete the attached application form and return to recruitment@fergusonmarine.com

Closing date: 12.30pm, Monday 29 May 2017.

To apply, got to:
http://www.fergusonmarine.com/about-us/careers
 
J Craig, Mon May 15th
 




Modern Apprenticeships - Aldi
 
For information go to:

https://www.aldirecruitment.co.uk/apply/
 
J Craig, Thu May 11th
 




Modern Apprenticeships - Aldi
 
For information go to:

https://www.aldirecruitment.co.uk/apply/
 
J Craig, Thu May 11th
 




Modern Apprenticeships
 
Apprenticeship opportunities in: Business Administration, Computing, Construction Engineering, Customer Service, Hospitality and more! For information on how to apply, go to:

www.apprenticeships.scot
 
J Craig, Thu May 4th
 




Atos Apprenticeship Schemes, 2017
 
Opportunities available in Linwood:

Level 3 schemes
Our Level 3 schemes are equivalent
to A-levels, and will give you the
fundamental tools, skills and
experience you’ll need to progress.
Schemes running this year:
Business Administration
Customer Service
Digital Applications
Systems & Networking
Service Management
Software Development
Salary:
£13,000 per annum
(£15,000 in London)
Level 4 schemes
Our Level 4 schemes are equivalent
to a first year of degree study, providing
a foundation that will open doors to a
diverse range of career options.
Schemes running this year:
Business Administration
Cyber Security
Project Management
Salary:
£15,000 per annum
(£17,000 in London)
Entry requirements: 5 GSCE’s / Standards (or equivalent) grades A-C are required
for all schemes, plus 2 A-Levels / Highers (or equivalent) for Level 4 schemes.
Start dates from May 2017 onwards.
To find our more and apply visit uk.atos.net/apprentices
 
J Craig, Tue May 2nd
 




Engineering Apprenticeship - Howden's
 
Howden's, Glasgow is looking to recruit a Modern Apprentice.

Howden's Glasgow is looking to recruit a Modern Apprentice.

Essential Skills, Knowledge or Behaviours
◦Maths, English, physics or Chemistry plus a technical subject such as Craft or Design or Engineering Skills at National 5c or above
◦Good communication skills

Desirable Skills & Behaviours
◦A relevant hobby or previous practical experience relating to engineering

Applications should go directly to Paisley & Johnstone Training either by email to dee.law @pjtraining.com or call Dee Law on 01505 323 026. The closing date for applications is Friday 12th May.
 
J Craig, Thu Apr 27th
 




Scot Rail - Maintenance Engineering Apprenticeships
 
Scot Rail is recruiting Engineering Apprenticeships (Corkerhill, Glasgow).

Starting Salary: £15430
Closing Date: 28th April 2017

To apply, go to:

https://apply.abellio.com/vacancies/1412/modern_appenticeship_engineering_corkerhill/?d=1


 
J Craig, Fri Apr 21st
 




Apprenticeships - Clark Contracts
 
Clark Contracts is recruiting a number of Apprentices in a variety of trades within their Small Works, Fit Out, Construction East/West and Manufactured Joinery Divisions.

This is a fantastic opportunity for individuals looking to start their career within the Construction Industry.

To apply, please contact their recruitment team on careers@clarkcontracts.com.
 
J Craig, Thu Apr 20th
 




Senior Pupils - Arnold Clark Apprenticeships
 
The following apprenticeships are now advertised. Apply online and more information available at:

www.apprenticeships.scot or www.gtg.co.uk/apprenticeship-programmes

12 x Light Vehicle Technician Apprentices
1 x Spray Painting apprentice
1 x Body Repair Apprentice
2 x Parts Apprentices

Closing date for applications is 30th April.

Need help applying? See Mrs Methven or Mrs Craig, Careers Advisor.
 
J Craig, Thu Apr 20th
 




Apprenticeship Opportunities
 
Diageo is looking for mechanical and electrical engineering apprentices and a packaging operator
http://www.diageo-careers.com/EN-ROW/SEARCHANDAPPLY/Pages/SearchOpenings.aspx

CH2M – Civil Engineering Design Apprentice – https://www.ch2mcareers.com/job/170001MO_GB_GLA_en/europe/Glasgow/Civil-Engineering-Design-Apprentice-Glasgow-UK?source=JB-10482

Arcadis – Rails, Civils – Level 3
https://arcadis.taleo.net/careersection/onea/jobdetail.ftl?job=ONE002EM&src=JB-11720&codes=1-INDEED

If you need help with applications, please contact Mrs Craig

 
J Craig, Thu Apr 6th
 




Level 3 Apprenticeship in Human Resources
 
Thales, Glasgow is looking to recruit a Level 3 Apprentices in Human Resources.
Entry Requirements:
- 5 National 5s including English and Maths
- 2 Highers

For more information and to apply go to:
https://thales.taleo.net/careersection/thales_gradext/jobdetail.ftl?job=1174545&src=JB-11340

or
www.indeed.co.uk
 
J Craig, Wed Mar 29th
 




Engineering Apprenticeship - Spirit AeroSystems
 
Spirit AeroSystems, Prestwick, is recruiting engineering apprentices.
Entry requirements:

•At least 3 Standard grades at level 3 and above/National 4 or above to include English, Maths and a Technical subject (eg Craft & Design, Engineering Science, Design and Technology)
•Positive, enthusiastic and hardworking attitude combined with a solid level of educatioal achievement
•Good all round communication skills
•Genuine interest in engineering as a career

Successful applicants will commence their apprenticeship in August 2017.


Closing date for applications: 7 April 2017

For more information and to apply go to:
http://www.scotcareers.co.uk/job/6684113/apprenticeship-programme/?cmpid=Aggregator_Indeed_alljobs&utm_source=Indeed&utm_medium=cpc&utm_campaign=Indeed
or
www.indeed.co.uk



 
J Craig, Wed Mar 29th
 




Modern Apprenticeships - Closing Date
 
REMINDER: the closing date for applications for BT, NHS and Campbell Dallas Apprenticeships is 31st March.
 
J Craig, Tue Mar 28th
 




Advanced Apprenticeship
 
Mechanical/Electrical Engineering - Health Care Glasgow.
This is an excellent opportunity for anyone interested in Engineering.
Qualifications Required.

You should have at least four National 5 qualifications (Or equivalent) at C or above this must include English and Science. Maths is also required at a Grade of B or higher. Please ensure that you list in your application if your qualifications are already obtained or predicted

Driving Licence
The Apprentice will require a full driving licence to enable them to proceed in their role in the business. Therefore Siemens will provide a £500 fund to cover driving lessons, Theory test and Practical test fees. The expectation will be a full licence pass within the first 9 months of the apprenticeship.

To apply go to:
https://jobs.siemens-info.com/jobs/256830/Advanced+Apprenticeship+-+Mechanical-+Electrical+Engineering+-+Healthcare+-+Glasgow?lang=en-GB

 
J Craig, Mon Mar 27th
 




BT Modern Apprentice Open Day
 
Monday 27th March 10am-2pm, Alexander Bain house, 15 York Street, Glasgow G2 8LA
Positions Available:
Information Technology
Cyber Security
Customer Service Operations
Supply Chain
Vehicle Technician

Starting Salary: £14,466

For more information or to book a place please call: 0141 548 8047 or email: ma@bemis.org.uk
 
J Craig, Thu Mar 23rd
 




Rolls Royce Apprenticeships
 
For the first time in a few years Rolls Royce will hire 15 new practical engineering apprentices based at the Inchinnan site, the closing date is the 31.03.2017

http://careers.rolls-royce.com/united-kingdom/job-search-results/job-details?jobID=46117#/

As part of the interview process they use a SHL type test and will be testing on Mechanical Reasoning, Verbal Reasoning and Numerical reasoning. You can practice tests using:

https://www.cebglobal.com/shldirect/en/practice-tests
 
J Craig, Thu Mar 23rd
 




S6 Pupils - BBC Apprenticeship Opportunities
 
The BBC Scotland Apprenticeship is open for applications until the 18th April 2017, for a September 2017 start.

If you have a passion for producing brilliant content, you’re keen to learn the production process and are serious about a career in the media, then the BBC Scotland Apprenticeship scheme really is a great opportunity for you.

You must be aged 18 by 4/9/2017

See www.bbc.co.uk/careers for more information.



 
J Craig, Fri Mar 10th
 




Apprenticeship Opportunities
 
Scottish Water is now recruiting. closing date for pre-registration is 19th March. For more information go to:
http://www.scottishwater.co.uk/business/about-us/careers/modern-apprentices

BBC Scotland is also recruiting. For more information go to:
www.indeed.co.uk or
http://www.bbc.co.uk/careers/trainee-schemes-and-apprenticeships/production/scotland-apprenticeships
 
J Craig, Thu Mar 2nd
 




Senior Pupils - Campbell Dallas Open Day
 

SENIOR PUPILS - CAMPBELL DALLAS OPEN DAY


Monday 6 March - visits to Campbell Dallas available to find out about apprenticeships in:

Accountancy
IT
Business Admin and
Facilities

See Mrs Methven or Mrs Craig, Careers Advisor asap if interested as places have to be booked.



 
J Craig, Mon Feb 20th
 




Lynhurst Hotel - Recruitment Event
 
The Lynnhurst Hotel in Johnstone is holding a recruitment event on the 6th of March between 4pm-7pm. Looking for Full and part time Food & Beverage Assistants, Night Porters, House Keeping Assistants and Receptionists.



Would be a good opportunity for anyone interested in hospitality



For more information go to:

https://www.indeed.co.uk/cmp/The-Lynnhurst-Hotel/jobs/Recruitment-Evening-March-65d3caf9bb91d752



 
J Craig, Mon Feb 20th
 




AECOM, Glasgow - Apprenticeships
 
Transportation Development Planning Apprenticeships
Minimum Requirements:
No experience is necessary but the position is ideally suited to school leavers at either GCSE or A-Level standard (or equivalent) who can demonstrate:•Minimum of 5 GCSE’s at grade ‘C’ or above (or equivalent such as Scottish Standard Grade, or Junior Certificate in Ireland), including Mathematics & English
•Show an aptitude towards software-based engineering and drawing e.g. Computer Aided Design (CAD) and other similar 3D software
•Demonstrate an interest in and a desire to pursue a career in Transportation Development Planning
•Commitment to continued education and improvement through on-the-job learning and training opportunities.
•Creative, practical, adaptable and enthusiastic
•Ability to demonstrate attention to detail
•Ability to think in a methodical way to design, plan and organize parts of projects
•English language proficient, holding excellent communication skills to pr
 
J Craig, Thu Feb 16th
 




Senior Pupils - Apprenticeship Opportunities
 
Lots of Modern Apprenticeship opportunities on www.apprenticeships.com including:
- Business Administration
- Child Care
- Digital Marketing
- Engineering
- Finance
- Green Keeper (Johnstone)
- Hairdressing
- IT
- Landscaping
- Retail/Customer Service
- Television Production Trainee

And more!
 
J Craig, Thu Feb 16th
 




Hospitality Jobs Fair - Tuesday 21st February
 
Come along and meet with local employers to find out more about opportunities in the Hospitality Sector
Tuesday 21st February 2017
10AM-12 NOON at:
Renfrewshire Employability Hub
Assurance House
17-19 Gauze Street
Paisley
PA1 1ES
Some EMPLOYERS attending will include:
Ingliston Country Club
Tennents Training Academy
Spring Board
Cardosi's
Airport Recruitment Centre

Any Questions about event please contact 0300 300 1180 and we would be delighted to answer them.






 
J Craig, Thu Feb 9th
 




IT Apprenticeship
 
IT Technician, Modern Apprentice in their Architecture Department.
Salary: £10,266 - £12,188
Closing date for applications: 19th February
Initial interviews have been scheduled for:
28th February.

To apply go to:
https://strathvacancies.engageats.co.uk/
 
J Craig, Wed Feb 8th
 




Senior Pupils - City of Glasgow College Open Days
 
Open days to help you decide the best full time course will take place at City Campus, 190 Cathedral Street on:

Thursday 16 February 4-7 pm Business
Saturday 18 February 10 - 1 pm Hair, Beauty, Food, Hospitality, Events & Tourism, Engineering & Building
Saturday 25 February - Creative Industries

Why not go along and find out more?
 
J Craig, Fri Feb 3rd
 




Application Process for Strathclyde's Engineering the Future for Girls Open Until 10th March
 
Engineering Summer School Opportunity at Strathclyde University 19th - 23rd June.

Are you a girl in S3 going into S4 and thinking about your future career?

For further information contact:
engineeringthefutureforgirls@strath.ac.uk
or visit
www.strath.ac.uk/engineering/outreach/engineeringthefutureforgirls

Or contact Mrs Methven for further information.
 
J Craig, Thu Feb 2nd
 




Apprenticeship Opportunities
 
Distributed Support Engineer Apprentice -
SCC, Glasgow

Procurement Apprentice - J B Management, Renfrew

For more information and to apply go to:

www.indeed.co.uk
 
J Craig, Thu Jan 26th
 




West College Scotland
 
West College Scotland is now accepting applications for their August 2017 courses. To apply go to:

www.westcollegescotland.ac.uk
 
J Craig, Thu Jan 26th
 




Morgan Stanley - Closing Dates
 
Reminder:we are approaching the application deadline for the Apprenticeship Programmes for 2017.

•Finance Apprenticeship Programme 2017 – closing date for applications is 10th February 2017

•Technology Apprenticeship Programme 2017 – closing date for applications extended to 17th February 2017 to allow Information Evening attendees to apply
 
J Craig, Wed Jan 25th
 




Morgan Stanley - Open Evening
 
Technology Apprenticeship Programme – Open Evening Thursday 9th February 2017

Date: Thursday 9th February 2017
Time: 18:00pm / 18:15pm start
Format: 30 minutes – Guest Speakers
30 minutes – Q&A / Meet the team

If you are interested in attending please can you pre-register by emailing: Glasgow.recruitment@morganstanley.com

 
J Craig, Wed Jan 25th
 




West College Scotland - August courses
 
West College Scotland is now accepting applications for their August courses!

To apply, go to:
www.westcollegescotland.ac.uk

If you need help with your application, speak to Mrs Craig.




 
J Craig., Tue Jan 24th
 




Civil Engineering Apprenticeship - Glasgow
 
Mott McDonald, Glasgow is recruiting for a Civil Engineering Apprentice.

You can apply if you have already achieved or expected to achieve•5 National 5 passes with grades A to C, or equivalent qualification.
•A National 5 in Mathematics with grades A to C, or equivalent qualification.
•A Higher pass with Grades A to C in Maths, Physics, or Chemistry
We are looking for individuals with the following characteristics:
•Work as part of a team to meet shared objectives and contribute to team discussions
•Take a responsible approach to health and safety
•Take a professional approach to work and when meeting clients. Take responsibility for and pride in their work.
•Be willing to learn new skills and to adapt in the light of experience
•Apply an effective approach to problem solving
•Well organised, and able to meet deadlines

For more information and to apply go to:
www.indeed.co.uk
 
J Craig, Mon Jan 23rd
 




College Applications - Reminder
 
City of Glasgow College and Glasgow Clyde College will be accepting applications for their August courses from Wednesday 25th January.

West College Scotland will be accepting applications in February. Date to be confirmed. Details will appear on their website.

If you need help with your college application, contact Mrs Craig to arrange an appointment.
 
J Craig, Mon Jan 23rd
 




BT Modern Apprenticeship - Cyber Security
 
BT is recruiting apprentices for their Cyber Security Programme.

For more information go to:

www.apprneticeshipsinscotland.com
 
J Craig, Fri Jan 20th
 




BT Modern Apprenticeship Programme - Information Technology
 
BT is recruiting for IT Modern Apprentices
Qualifications required:4 National 5s including maths and English

Starting salary: £14,466

Closing date for applications: 31st March 2017

For more information, go to:
www.apprenticeships.scot
 
J Craig, Wed Jan 18th
 




NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde Modern Apprenticeship Recruitment
 
The following Modern Apprenticeship Vacancies are now open for application.

Mechanical Engineering - Modern Apprenticeship for Assistant Practitioner Clinical Technologist (Medical Devices) - Please click this link for more details http://www.nhsggc.org.uk/working-with-us/the-recruitment-service/modern-apprenticeships/modern-apprenticeship-vacancies/engineering-apprenticeships/

Places are still available for information session in the evening of Monday 23rd January at West Glasgow ACH (formerly Yorkhill Hospital). Visit the webpage for details on how to book.

Administration – Modern Apprentice Administration Assistant - Please click this link for more details http://www.nhsggc.org.uk/working-with-us/the-recruitment-service/modern-apprenticeships/modern-apprenticeship-vacancies/administrative-professions-and-administrative-support/

Places are still available for information session in the evening of Wednesday 25th January at West Glasgow ACH (Formerly Yor
 
J Craig, Mon Jan 16th
 




Rolls Royce Inchinnan - Apprenticeship
 
Rolls Royce apprenticeship – Looking for Highers Grade C in Maths, Physics, Chemistry or Engineering plus another technical subject.


Closing date 17/02/17


http://careers.rolls-royce.co.uk/united-kingdom/job-search-results/job-details?jobID=45466#/



 
J Craig, Thu Jan 12th
 




College Applications - August Courses
 
Both Glasgow Clyde College and City of Glasgow College note on their websites that applications open on 25th January
Glasgow Kelvin College - Could be 3rd week in January. Check website for dates
West College Scotland - could be late February or later before applications open. Check website for dates
Ayr College - could be first week in February. check website for dates.

If anyone needs help with completing college application forms, contact Mrs Craig.
 
J Craig, Tue Jan 10th
 




Network Rail Advanced Apprenticeship Scheme
 
Network Rail is accepting applications for it's Advanced Apprenticeship Scheme.

You will need at least four National 5s, including English, Maths and a Science or Engineering subject.

Closing date for applications is 27th February.

To apply go to:
https://www.networkrail.co.uk/careers/apprenticeships
Find out more information on Network Rails' Facebook Page.
 
J Craig, Tue Jan 10th
 




www.apprenticeships.scot
 
The following opportunities (and lots more!) are advertised on www.apprenticeships.scot

•Scottish Government (Glasgow) –
Administrative Officer
Starting salary: £17,242
Closing Date: 13th January 2017
•Apprentice IT Engineer, Glasgow (2 positions)
Starting salary: £12,000 - £16,000
Closing date: 12th January
•Campbell Dallas, Renfrew – AAT Audit Trainee
Starting salary: £10,000 - £12,000
Closing Date: 15th January
•Campbell Dallas, Renfrew – AAT Trainee
Starting salary: £10,000 - £12,000
Closing date: 31st January
•Barrhead Travel, Glasgow – Apprentice Travel Consultant
Starting salary: £5,400 - £6,000
Closing date: 28th February
•Brantano, Paisley – Apprentice Retail Assistant
Starting salary: £6,864
Closing date: 31st January
•Carousel Training – Child Care. Opportunities in Houston, Renfrew, Glasgow
Starting salary: £6,000
Closing date: 31st January

For more information and to apply go to:
www.apprenticeships.scot
 
J Craig, Fri Jan 6th
 




Business Advanced Modern Apprenticeship
 
Thales, Glasgow is looking to recruit an apprentice for their Business Advanced Modern Apprenticeship Programme.

Who we’re looking for

We are looking for enthusiastic individuals who are motivated, committed and keen to learn. A self-starter who is able to manage their time, show initiative and has a genuine interest in Thales and business. Whilst you will be fully supported to undertake and complete your studies, this programme does require a personal commitment of study in your own time. Successful candidates will show self-discipline and an aspiration to build a career within Thales.




You will also need:
•5 standards (Level 1-3) or 5 National Level 5 grades including English and Maths
•SQA Highers BBBC or above, including English or 3 A Levels grade A-C
•Right to Work in the UK for the duration of the programme.

For more information and to apply, go to:

www.indeed.co.uk
 
J Craig, Thu Jan 5th
 




Electrical Installation Engineer, Apprenticeship
 
Johnson Controls, Glasgow is looking to recruit an Apprentice Electrical Installation Engineer.

Desired Skills & Competencies:
•4 GCSEs in core subjects including Math and English
•Enthusiasm to learn
•Ability to work on your own initiative and as a member of a team
•Self-motivated
•Able to communicate at all levels
•Adaptable to different working environments
•Outgoing personality
•Long-term vision for their future
•Confidence in front of people
•Any previous work experience in an Engineering environment
•Previous interest or experience in Mechanical Engineering preferred

For more information, go to:
www.indeed.co.uk
 
J Craig, Thu Jan 5th
 




Thales, Glasgow - Apprenticeships
 
Apprentice Manufacturing Technician

Qualification Requirements:
The successful applicant would be expected to hold 4 National 5 Grades at Level C or above, or alternatively 4 Standard Grades at Credit level in Maths, English and a Science subject (preferably Physics). All applicants should be enthusiastic and have a genuine interest in achieving an Apprenticeship with Thales.

Apprentice Systems Engineer

Qualification requirements:
Four Higher grade qualifications (AABB) and must include Maths and Physics.

For more information and to apply, go to:
www.indeed.co.uk
 
J Craig, Thu Jan 5th
 




SSE Apprenticeships
 
http://www.ssejobs.co.uk/caw/en/job/509084 Modern Apprenticeship
To meet the college requirements you'll need a minimum of 4 GCSEs (grade C or above or a minimum of a National 4 in Scotland) to include Maths, English and a Science or Craft subject.

http://sse.com/careers/trainee-engineers/ Trainee Engineers looking for Highers
If you have, or are on target to achieve, Higher Maths and Physics (A-B) and National 5 English, then take a look at the full details and register your interest at SSE Careers website.
 
J Craig, Thu Dec 8th
 




Apprentice Programme Application Developer - Graduate Level
 
JP Moran is looking to recruit an Apprentice Programme Application Developer.
Industry-recognised qualifications

Modern Apprentices will work towards a Graduate Level Apprentice Honours Degree in a relevant computer science or software engineering subject. This training will be a mixture of day release and on-site portfolio completion. The programme will run over the course of 47 months.

Academically we require ABBC or equivalent (BBBB), including a logical subject (Maths, Physics, Computing) at Scottish Higher (or equivalent).
Put simply, we're looking for the best people to join our team of some of the finest minds in business.

To apply, go to: www.indeed.co.uk


 
J Craig, Thu Dec 8th
 




Modern Apprenticeship - Travel Consultant
 
Barrhead Travel are looking to recruit a Modern Apprentice Travel Consultant.

What qualification or qualities are required?

• We provide bespoke and engaging training for our Modern Apprentices
• We believe that young people are the future of our business
• We're always looking for bright, enthusiastic people aged 16 to 19 who have the determination to succeed, regardless of qualifications or experience, across our many locations in the UK

Closing date for applications: 31/12/2016

To apply, go to: www.apprenticeships.scot
 
J Craig, Thu Dec 8th
 




Modern Apprenticeship - AAT Trainee (4 positions)
 
Campbell Dallas, Renfrew are looking to recruit a trainee accountant.

Entry requirements:
A minimum of four Scottish Highers at grade A or B, two of which should include Mathematics, English or Accounting; A strong desire to learn and develop; with the drive to study towards AAT (professional accountancy entry level qualification); A strong team player; IT literate; good knowledge of Microsoft Office; Good time management skills and able to prioritise and meet deadlines; Self motivated

Salary: £10,000 - £12,00 per year
Closing date for applications:31/01/2017

To apply, go to: www.apprenticeships.scot
 
J Craig, Thu Dec 8th
 




Modern Apprenticeship - AAT Audit Trainee (2 positions)
 
Campbell Dallas, Renfrew is looking to recruit an Audit Trainee.

Entry requirements:
A minimum of four Scottish Highers at grade A or B, two of which should include Mathematics, English or Accounting; A strong desire to learn and develop; with the drive to study towards AAT (professional accountancy entry level qualification); A strong team player; IT literate; good knowledge of Microsoft Office; Good time management skills and able to prioritise and meet deadlines; Self motivated

Salary: £10,000 - £12,00 per year
Closing date for applications:15/01/2017

To apply, go to: www.apprenticeships.scot
 
J Craig, Thu Dec 8th
 




Modern Apprenticeship - Business Administration
 
Renfrewshire Council is seeking to recruit an office based Modern Apprentice.
Applicants, who must be aged between 17 and 19 and living in Renfrewshire, must have achieved a minimum of two Highers at grade C or above (or equivalent). Successful applicants will be provided with a positive opportunity to pursue permanent employment and a worthwhile career within Renfrewshire Council.

Starting Salary: £13,286

Closing date for applications: 6th January 2017

To apply go to: www.myjobscotland.gov.uk
or www.indeed.co.uk
 
J Craig, Thu Dec 8th
 




Moern Apprenticeship - NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde
 
Health Care Support Worker - Orthotics Technical Assistant
Entry requirements: minimum of 4 N4s including Maths or a technical subject
Starting salary:£16,086 per year

What is Orthotics?

The Orthotics Department provides body worn devices to patients to help with their mobility, improve function or reduce pain.
Information sessions will be held at:

Lecture Theatre

Gartnaval General Hospital

Evening of Monday 12th December

A parent or carer is welcome to accompany you if required.

Please email modern.apprentice@ggc.scot.nhs.uk to book your place remembering to include the number of spaces required and details of your education to date.

If you cant attend this session you can also visit http://www.careers.nhs.scot/real-life-stories/francesca/ to view the work of an Orthothic Technician.

Closing date for applications: Monday 16th December @ noon

To apply go to: http://www.nhsggc.org.uk/253934.aspx

or speak to Mrs Craig or Mrs Methven





 
J Craig, Fri Dec 2nd
 




Arnold Clark - Parts Apprentice
 
Company Information

GTG is a leading training provider with facilities in Glasgow, Edinburgh and West Midlands, GTG is hugely accessible and offers a large and varied portfolio of apprenticeship programmes accommodating a range of occupations including automotive, logistics and business skills. All of our apprenticeships are classed as full time employment so you will be earning a wage whilst gaining a qualification.

Job Description

You will be based within a parts department, involved in giving customer advice, ordering required parts, components or accessories and updating computer systems. Basic motor vehicle technology will be a part of the course as well as telephone and sales techniques.


Entry Requirements

You must have or expect to gain Standard Grade English, Maths, and an Admin or Computer Studies subject, at Credit or General Level or National 4 or above, Intermediates are also accepted. It is essential that you are literate, numerate, reliable and keen to
 
J Craig, Wed Nov 16th
 




NHS GGC Modern Apprenticeship Recruitment
 
Life Sciences Modern Apprenticeship for Laboratory Assistants:
http://www.nhsggc.org.uk/253649.aspx
Places still available for the Information evening on Wednesday 16th November. visit web page for details

Engineering Apprenticeship for Assistant Practitioner Clinical Technologists - Medical Equipment Management:
http://www.nhsggc.org.uk/working-with-us/the-recruitment-service/modern-apprenticeships/modern-apprenticeship-vacancies/engineering-apprenticeships/
Places still available for the information evening on Tuesday 29th November

All vacancies will be posted as they go live on our main website www.nhsggc.org.uk/MA

 
J Craig, Fri Nov 11th
 




KPMG School Leaver Programme
 
Starting October 2017

Audit Programme
Our Audit School and College Leaver Programme is your chance to study for an accounting degree at a leading UK university and become a fully-qualified Chartered Accountant. We’ll also pay all of your tuition and accommodation fees and give you a decent salary too.
Entry requirements: Highers at AABBB

KPMG360 Apprenticeship Programme
KPMG360° is a rotational apprenticeship programme for school and college leavers. It gives ambitious, curious young people the chance to work with some of the very best and brightest people in the business world.

The programme is flexible and runs for either three or six years, depending on your chosen career path. Join KPMG, and whichever route you choose, you’ll be setting off on a journey that’s as exciting as it is challenging.
Entry requirements: minimum of five National 5s including Maths and English, plus equivalent of 104 new UCAS tariff points at Higher/Advanced Higher level.

To apply go
 
J Craig, Thu Nov 10th
 




Transportation Engineering Apprenticeships 2017 - AECOM
 
These roles are permanent full-time Apprentice/Trainee roles ideally suited to school leavers.

You will combine work-based on-the-job training and learning with further studies and must be willing to progress your career. After an initial probationary period you must be willing to undertake a day release course at a Further Education College to study a BTEC Level 3 or HND in a relevant discipline which would be funded by AECOM. Your NVQ Level 3 will be achieved during this time through your work experience.

For those wishing to progress their education AECOM may continue to support individuals through an appropriate part-time BSc/BEng degree course to support you towards Incorporated Engineer status and subsequently Chartered Engineer status.

For more information and to apply go to:
http://aecom.jobs/glasgow-gbr/transportation-engineering-apprenticeships-2017-glasgow

or www.indeed.co.uk
 
J Craig, Thu Nov 10th
 




Ernst and Young - Apprenticeship Open Evening
 
If you are smart, ambitious and curious, our EY Schools Choices Evening in Glasgow 8th November 2016 will give you the opportunity to find out how you could make an impact in the world of business.

We are a global professional services firm offering apprenticeship opportunities to hundreds of young professionals across the UK. We offer solutions to businesses of all sizes and sectors over a wide range of problems and help them comply with legislation. EY offers a solid career foundation complete with the Chartered Accountancy qualification and rounded professional training.

If you have any questions about this event please contact Hannah McArdle - Student Recruitment Advisor by email HMcArdle@uk.ey.com or call +44 (0) 7392 106 593.

For more information go to:
https://ukcareers.ey.com/schools/our-programmes/programmes-for-school-leavers/the-ey-business-apprenticeship/

Date: Tuesday 8th November 2016
Location: EY Glasgow Office, 5 George Square
Time: 16:45 for 1
 
J Craig, Tue Nov 1st
 




BAE Systems - Reminder
 
The application window for 2017 apprenticeships is now open. To find out more about opportunities and to apply, visit:

www.baesystems.com/apprentices
 
J Craig, Tue Nov 1st
 




Modern Apprentice Medical Laboratory Assistant
 
Modern Apprentice Medical Laboratory Assistant
Information Session Event - Registration Essential
16th November Queen Elizabeth University Hospital

We would like to invite candidates who meet the selection criteria of 2 Highers (or equivalent) in Chemistry AND Biology or an NC in a Science Subject (SQF Level 6) to attend an information session about the Modern Apprenticeship Medical Laboratory Assistant role.
We anticipate that these vacancies will open for application no later than week commencing 14th November 2016
Attendance is not mandatory for applicants and is not part of the selection process however places are limited and must be booked in advance.
We will confirm slots allocated no later than 12 Noon on Friday 11th November. This will be an evening event and a parent or carer is welcome to accompany you.
Please email modern.apprentice@ggc.scot.nhs.uk to request a place and advise when requesting if you require one or two places and confirm the level and deta
 
J Craig, Mon Oct 31st
 




BAE Systems Apprenticeships
 
The BAE Systems Website will be accepting applications from 1st NOVEMBER for their 2017 Apprenticeship Programme.

http://www.baesystems.com/en/careers/careers-in-the-uk/apprenticeships/current-opportunities/glasgow
 
J Craig, Fri Oct 28th
 




Marks and Spencer Retail Apprenticeship for School Leavers
 
Level 4 Retail Management Apprenticeship for School Leavers
£18k rising to £26k on appointment
Nationwide opportunities

About you
Simply put, we want high-calibre people. That means at least two A-levels (grade A-C) and the eager desire to apply yourself, learn quickly and take your raw potential as far as you can. It’s hard work but incredibly rewarding. If you’re someone who responds well to a challenge, has the confidence and communication skills to manage people, and naturally thinks beyond the obvious, you’ll go a long way.

Salary and key benefits
•£18k rising to £26k on appointment
•28 days’ annual leave
•20% discount on M&S purchases
•Competitive pension package
•Great discounts on everything from gym membership to cinema tickets, computer equipment to travel.

For more information and to apply go to:
www.indeed.co.uk
or speak to Mrs Craig
 
J Craig, Thu Oct 27th
 




KPMG - School Leaver Programme
 
KPMG are now accepting applications for their 2017 School and College Leaver Programme. Both the Audit and 360 Programmes will be offered in Edinburgh and Glasgow and are fantastic opportunities to kickstart a career in finance/business with a global leader.

Joining KPMG means joining a talented team of exceptional colleagues who bring innovative thoughts and a natural curiosity to the work they do each day. No one type of person succeeds at KPMG; a diverse business requires diverse personalities, characters and perspectives.

For more information go to:

www.apprenticeshipsinscotland.com
 
J Craig, Wed Oct 26th
 




Accountancy School Leaver Open Evening
 
Campbell Dallas
Accountancy School Leaver Information Open Evening
Titanium 1
Kings Inch Place
Renfrew
PA4 8WF

Open evening to find out more about Accountancy Careers -
Date 8 November 2016
Start time 5.45 pm
Welcome presentations followed by a tour of the office and networking opportunity with the staff

To attend register by Friday 4 November by emailing joinus@campbelldallas.co.uk or
call Lauren Syme 0141 886 6644
 
J Craig, Wed Oct 26th
 




Trainee Quantity Surveyor
 
School leaving age? Interested in Quantity Surveying? Clark Contracts are looking for a school leaver to train as a Quantity Surveyor.

The company are looking to take a young person on direct from school, employ them on minimum wage, whilst paying for them to go to Glasgow Caledonian University. As an award for all their hard work at University Clark Contracts graduates receive a company car.

This a unique opportunity for a local young person of school leaving age, to gain a degree level qualification and valuable experience whilst working and not get into any student debt.

See Mrs Methven or Careers Advisor ASAP if interested.
 
J Craig, Tue Oct 25th
 




Morgan Stanley Finance Apprenticeship Programme
 
This is a 3 year programme beginning September 2017, during which students are supported through the ACCA Foundation Diploma qualification, whilst developing both their technical and soft skills within a work environment.



The ACCA qualification provides students with practical accounting and financial skills while developing their grasp of business. It is designed to give students the opportunity to learn the theory of accounting while putting it into practice too.



Minimum criteria for the programme is:

4 Higher Grades at BBBC (1 sitting) or 4 Higher Grades at BBBB (2 sittings), including Maths and English. Maths must be at a grade B minimum.

Estimated Recruitment Timelines for both programmes:

· Closing date for applications: 10th February 2017

· Psychometric tests: Sessions held in the Glasgow Office throughout January and February 2017

· Interview/Assessment Days: March 2017

· Programmes Start Date: September 2017

Interested candidates c
 
J Craig, Mon Oct 24th
 




Morgan Stanley - Technology Apprenticeship Programme
 
Morgan Stanley Glasgow: Technology Apprenticeship Programme 2017

This is a 4 year programme beginning September 2017, during which students are supported to attain a degree within BSc (Hons) IT Management for Business, in order to provide theoretical and practical management skills within the IT environment, as well as insight into the financial world.

The degree course has been granted professional accreditation - Awarded Tech Industry Gold by Tech Partnership. Tech Industry Gold degrees are defined by employers to provide students with the technical, business and interpersonal skills that place them in high demand in the technology sector.
Minimum criteria for the programme is:

4 Higher Grades at BBBB, including Computing or Maths, plus English.

Interested candidates can apply by submitting their details via the weblink here
https://morganstanley.tal.net/vx/lang-en-GB/candidate/postings/2209


Estimated Recruitment Timelines:

· Closing date for applicati
 
J Craig, Mon Oct 24th
 




Morgan Staley - Finance Apprenticeship
 
This is a 4 year programme beginning September 2017, during which students are supported to attain

a degree within BSc (Hons) IT Management for Business, in order to provide theoretical and practical management skills within the IT environment, as well as insight into the financial world.



The degree course has been granted professional accreditation - Awarded Tech Industry Gold by Tech Partnership. Tech Industry Gold degrees are defined by employers to provide students with the technical, business and interpersonal skills that place them in high demand in the technology sector.

Minimum criteria for the programme is:

4 Higher Grades at BBBB, including Computing or Maths, plus English.

Interested candidates can apply by submitting their details via the weblink here



Estimated Recruitment Timelines for both programmes:

· Closing date for applications: 10th February 2017

· Psychometric tests: Sessions held in the Glasgow Office throug
 
J Craig, Mon Oct 24th
 




Apprentice Fire and Security Engineer
 
Abel, Glasgow is looking to recruit an Apprentice Fire and Security Engineer.

For more information and to apply, go to:

www.indeed.co.uk
 
J Craig, Mon Oct 24th
 




S5 - S6 Pupils - Trainee Quantity Surveyor
 
Clark Contracts are looking for a Trainee Quantity Surveyor. You must be school leaving age with a strong academic ability (particular focus on mathematics). In addition to training your fees will be paid through University.

See Mrs Methven or Careers Adviser for further information.
 
J Craig, Fri Oct 14th
 




S5 - S6 PUPILS ENHANCE YOUR CAREER PROSPECTS
 
WEDNESDAY 26th October 2016, 6 PM - 8 PM
29 Royal Exchange Square, Glasgow, G1 3AJ

During this event you will have the chance to ask questions to the panel of Talent and HR professionals from leading firms. This year, Barclays are offering an interactive element to the event. Pupils will take part in a CV workshop giving them invaluable advice on developing their CV. Also, there will be advice on creating a LinkedIn profile and a chance to get a headshot taken for LinkedIn profiles.

To register for this exclusive free event please email info@micro-tyco.com with your name and school name.
 
J Craig, Fri Oct 14th
 




16+ Interested in the Travel Industry?
 
Barrhead Travel are currently looking for Modern Apprentices with a passion for working in the travel industry.

Choose either Travel & Tourism or Business & Admin. Payment, travelling expenses and training provided. Possible careers in the future include
TRAVEL AGENT, FOREIGN EXCHANGE CONSULTANT, MARKETING EXECUTIVE, CRUISE SPECIALIST + MORE.

See Mrs Methven or Careers Officer to apply.
 
J Craig, Mon Oct 10th
 




NHS Apprenticeship Programme
 
Opportunities in:
Business Administration, Engineering, Pharmacy Sevices, Plumbing, Healthcare Support, Life Sciences, Social Services & Health Care, Procurement and Health & Safety.

Minimum Salary: £16,000

For more information go to: www.nhsggc.org.uk

or Speak to Mrs Methven or Mrs Craig
 
J Craig, Fri Oct 7th
 




BAE Systems - Open Evening
 
We are holding an Engineering Apprentice Open Evening on Thursday 3rd November 2016 from

17:00 - 20:30 at our Naval Ships site in Govan.



The event is open to individuals aged 16+ as well as interested parents, guardians and teachers.

Entry is by ticket only with only a limited number of tickets available. To apply, register by Friday 14 October by emailing navalshipscomms@baesystems.com with your ticket requirements.

For further information call 03300 463584 or email navalshipscomms@baesystems.com
 
J Craig, Fri Oct 7th
 




Apprenticeship Opportunities
 
There are a number of apprenticeship vacancies in a range of industry sectors on:

www.apprenticeships.scot
 
J Craig, Fri Oct 7th
 




The Scottis Apprenticeship Show
 
The Scottish Apprenticeship Show is taking place at the Royal Concert Hall in Glasgow from Sunday 9th October - Tuesday 11th October, from 10.00 am until 4.00 pm.

For more information and to see the list of exhibitors, go to:
www.scottishapprenticeshipshow.co.uk
 
J Craig, Mon Oct 3rd
 




Degree Apprenticeship - Project Management - Glasgow
 
Faithful and Gould are recruiting for their degree apprenticeship programme.
During your 4 year (Level 6) apprenticeship no two days will ever be the same as you study and work with a variety of teams developing the skills you need to enjoy a great future at Faithful+Gould. The programme involves a day release of web based learning (lectures, presentations, webinars and structured assessments), but you are also expected to spend time on your own. This self-study time is to review lecture notes, prepare course work assignments, work on projects and revise for assessments. You’ll study towards a Level 6 qualification within Surveying or project management.
Who we’re looking for
Talented, ambitious and enthusiastic, you should be curious about the world around you and always want to learn more. Interested in becoming a surveyor at Faithful+Gould? You’ll need:

• A minimum of 230 UCAS points, or 3 C’s at A-Level / BTEC Diploma DD.
• To be good in a team and someone w
 
J Craig, Wed Sep 21st
 




Job Opportunity - Sessional Work - Active Communities
 
Active Communities is looking to add to its pool of sessional youth workers to deliver activities for young people across Renfrewshire with a particular emphasis on health promotion.The role will involve working in a community setting mostly after school hours as well as some evenings and weekends.

Salary: £10 per hour
Closing date for applications: Friday 23rd September at 5.pm

For more information and a job description please contact: Cheryl Thomas, Youth Development Manager by email cheryl@activecommunities.co.uk or phone 0141 258 9923.

OR Speak to Mrs Craig or Mrs Methven
 
J Craig, Fri Sep 16th
 




Careers Adviser - Drop-in Clinics
 
This year the Careers Adviser will be offering drop-in clinics for all year groups:

S1- S3 lunch time drop-in clinics on a Tuesday and Thursday

S4 -during SE period 3 on a Friday

S5 - during SE period 4 on a Thursday

S6 - during SE period 5 on a Thursday

The Careers Adviser is based in room G007 (Music Department)
 
J Craig, Mon Sep 12th
 




Apprentice Service Centre Assistants
 
Skills Development Scotland is recruiting two Apprentice Service Centre Assistants.
Starting Salary: £16,150

Over the course your Modern Apprenticeship you will work towards the SVQ Level 3/ SCQF Level 6 qualification in ICT and Telecommunications. You will also be encouraged to attend a programme of personal development which will enhance your communication and presentation skills as well as developing your employability skills to ensure you are equipped to progress in the world of work.

Closing date for applications:4th September 2016
For more information go to:
www.apprenticeship.scot
www.skillsdevelopmentscotland.co.uk


 
J Craig, Tue Aug 23rd
 




Gardener/Grounds Maintenance Operative, Bishopton
 
Gardener/Grounds Maintenance Operative -
for more information got to:

www.apprenticeships.scot

Closing date: 7th September 2016
 
J Craig, Tue Aug 23rd
 




Graduate Level Apprenticeship - BSc Software Development
 
CGI, Glasgow is recruiting for a Graduate level apprenticeship in Software Development.

For further information, go to:

www.indeed.co.uk or
http://cgi.njoyn.com/cgi
 
J Craig, Tue Aug 23rd
 




Apprentice Electrician - Balfour Beatty
 
Balfour Beatty is recruiting an Apprentice Electrician.

For more information, go to:

www.indeed.co.uk or
http://www.balfourbeatty.com/careers
 
J Craig, Tue Aug 23rd
 




Accounting Technician Trainee - Glasgow
 
Henderson Loggie are looking to recruit a trainee accounts assistant to be based in the Glasgow office.
We are seeking applications for candidates who can demonstrate a genuine interest in accountancy, be educated to Higher Grade (or equivalent), be numerate, and demonstrate a willingness to study and work towards their AAT qualification.

To appy, go to:

http://apprenticeshipsinscotland.com/jobs/aat-trainee-2/
 
J Craig, Thu Aug 18th
 




Office Based Apprenticeship - Renfrewshire Council
 
Renfrewshire Council is recruiting an office based Modern Apprentice. Starting salary: £13,286
Closing date for applications: 19th August 2016

For more information go to:
www.indeed.co.uk
www.myjobscotland.gov.uk
or speak to Mrs Craig
 
J Craig, Tue Aug 16th
 




Apprentice Technician - Strthclyde Univsersity
 
Strathclyde University is recruiting an Apprentice Technician to work in their Physics Department.
Salary:£9957 - £11,822
Closing date for applications: 28th August 2016

For more information go to:
www.indeed.co.uk
www.strath.ac.uk
or speak to Mrs Craig
 
J Craig, Tue Aug 16th
 




Trainee Commis Chef, Paisley
 
The Little Steak House in Paisley is recruiting a Commis Chef. Closing date for applications: 28th August 2016.

For more information go to:
www.apprenticeships.scot
http://littlesteakhouse.co.uk
or speak to Mrs Craig
 
J Craig, Tue Aug 16th
 




Highway Maintenance Apprenticeships
 
Scotland TranServ (in conjunction with Balfour Beatty and Kier Plc)are recruiting two Highway Maintenance Apprentices. Salary: £10,140 - £14,713. Closing date for applications: 28/08/2016.
For more information go to:
www.apprenticeshps.scot
www.scotlandtranserv.co.uk
or speak to Mrs Craig
 
J Craig, Tue Aug 16th
 




Apprentice Admin Assitant, Scottish Government, Glasgow
 
The Scottish Government in Glasgow is recruiting a Modern Apprentice Admin Assistant. Starting salary £16,842.
Closing date for applications is 19th August.

For more information go to: www.apprenticeships.scot or speak to Mrs Craig, Careers Adviser.
 
J Craig, Tue Aug 16th
 




Apprentice Administrator, Bishopton
 
Erskine, one of Scotland's leading charities is recruiting an Apprentice Administrator. Starting salary: £10,331. Closing date for applications: 4/9/2016

For more information go to: www.apprenticeships.scot or speak to Mrs Craig.
 
J Craig, Tue Aug 16th
 




Exam Results
 
The Careers Adviser will be in school on Wednesday 10th August (PM), to discuss any concerns that you may have about your exam results and to offer advice and guidance about your options.
 
J Craig, Mon Aug 1st
 




Modern appretnice in Admininstration
 
Cairellot Nursery in Bishopton is recruiting a Modern Apprentice in Administration.

Salary: £3.30 per hour

Applicants must have a minimum qualification of English at National 5 or above and ideally hold National 5 Administration or Business Administration.

For more information and to apply, go to:

www.indeed.co.uk
 
J Craig, Fri Jun 24th
 




Apprentice Engineer
 
Stanley Black & Decker (Paisley) is recruiting an Apprentice Engineer.

For more information, go to:
www.indeed.co.uk
 
J Craig, Fri Jun 24th
 




Modern Apprenticeship in Customer Service
 
Scot Rail (Glasgow)is recruiting Customer Service Apprentices.

Starting salary: £15,063

Closing date for applications: 05/07/2016

To apply, go to: www.indeed.co.uk
 
J Craig, Thu Jun 23rd
 




BT Customer Service and Call Centre Apprenticeships
 
BT, Glasgow is recruiting for Customer Service and Call Centre Apprentices for their Business Billing Team - 18 positions.

Starting salary: £14,446

Closing date for applications: 31st July 2016

To apply, go to: www.apprenticeships.scot
 
J Craig, Thu Jun 23rd
 




CV, Application Forms, Covering Letters
 
If you need help in creating a CV, completing an application form, writing a covering letter or help with interview skills, you will find a wealth of resources to help you on www.myworldofwork.co.uk

Alternatively, speak to Mrs Craig, Careers Adviser.
 
J Craig, Mon Jun 20th
 




Apprenticeship opportunities
 
Looking for an apprenticeship?

You will find a range of Modern Apprenticeship opportunities on:

www.apprenticeships.scot

Opportunities in:
Business
Administration
Finance
Engineering
Hospitality
Retail

and more ....
 
J Craig, Mon Jun 20th
 




Apprentice Security Systems Engineer
 
Pointer Ltd is recruiting an apprentice Security Systems Engineer.

Entry requirements:

You must have a minimum of 4/5 National Grades in English, Maths, Physics/CDT and I.T. band 1-3.
You must be reliable, enthusiastic, willing to learn and able to use your initiative. You should have good timekeeping, good communication skills and be able to work as part of a team.

Although the position is for our Glasgow Office, you could be required to work all over the UK.

To apply go to:
www.appreniceships.scot or speak to Mrs Craig

Closing date: 30th June 2016
 
J Craig, Mon Jun 20th
 




Trainee Buyer - Paisley
 
Trainee Buyer

Founded in 1978 as a specialist joinery company, Clark Contracts Ltd is a privately owned construction, refurbishment and maintenance main contractor with offices in the East and West of Scotland. Delivering contracts up to £10m in value across 4 divisions; Construction, Fit Out, Small Works and Maintenance, Clark Contracts employs over 200 staff.

We are now looking to recruit an experienced Trainee Buyer to join the company.

Role & Responsibilities

• Working within the existing buying team servicing the various divisions of the company.
• Purchasing of site materials, the hiring of plant and the sourcing of agency labour at competitive commercial rates.
• Working with the Estimating and Surveying Departments to advise on budgets and expenditure on contracts.
• Assisting to provide monthly reports against budgets on contracts ranging from £50K to £10M.
• Continually striving for opportunities to maximise margins and to improve the buying pro
 
J Craig, Mon Jun 20th
 




Modern Apprentice Technical (Mechanical)
 
The University of the West of Scotland is looking to recruit a Technical (Mechanical) Modern Apprentice to be based at the Paisley Campus.

Ideally they would expect candidates to be at National 5 grade C or above in English, Mathematics, Physics or Chemistry, plus a technical subject e.g. Craft & Design or Engineering skills, subjects like graphic communications or product design would be an advantage.

Starting salary: £9,000

Closing date for applications: 29th June 2016

For more information and to apply, go to:
www.apprenticeships.scot
 
J Craig, Thu Jun 16th
 




Electrical Engineering Advanced Apprenticeship - Scotland
 
Balfour Beatty (Glasgow) is recruiting for an Electrical Engineer - Advanced Apprenticeship.

Closing date for applications: Monday 20th June.

For more information go to:
www.indeed.co.uk or
www.balfourbeatty.com/careers
 
J Craig, Fri Jun 10th
 




Audit Trainee - AAT Apprentice
 
Campbell Dallas is recruiting an AAT Apprentice

Minimum of two Highers at A or B grade two of which should be Mathematics, English or Accounting

Starting salary: £10,000
Closing date for applications: 30th June 2016

For more information go to:

www.apprenticeships.scot
 
J Craig, Fri Jun 10th
 




Administrative Assistant - Modern Apprenticeship
 
Customised Training & HR Services are looking to recruit an Administrative Assistant ( Modern Apprenticeship)

Starting salary £16,000
Closing date for applications: 31st July 2016

For more information go to:
www.apprenticeships.scot
 
J Craig, Fri Jun 10th
 




Access Field Technician Apprentice - Virgin Media
 
Glasgow
Start month- September
£12,500 per annum with the opportunity to receive performance related bonuses during later months of the scheme

Closing date for applications: 7th July

For more information got to: www.indeed.co.uk
 
J Craig, Fri Jun 10th
 




Apprentice Pizza Hut Chef
 
Pizza Hut Paisley - Apprentice Pizza Hut Chef

Desired Skills
Basic understanding of English and Maths
No formal qualifications required.
Personal Qualities
Enthusiastic, Lively, Positive, Outgoing, Have the ability to work at a fast pace and desire to do a great job.
Wants to work as a Chef in the Kitchen

Starting Salary: £8,268
Closing date: 30th June 2016

To apply, go to: www.apprenticeships.scot



 
J Craig, Tue May 24th
 




Modern Apprentice - Auditor
 
Deloitte (Glasgow) is recruiting an Apprentice Auditor.
Starting salary: £15,600
Must have a minimum 260 UCAS points, Maths at National 5 B and English at National 5 C
closing date for applications is 8th July 2016.
To apply, go to:
www.apprenticeships.scot
 
J Craig, Thu May 19th
 




Modern Apprentice - Tax Adviser
 
Deloitte (Glasgow) is recruiting an Apprentice Tax Adviser.
Starting salary: £15,600
Must have a minimum 260 UCAS points, Maths at National 5 B and English at National 5 C
closing date for applications is 8th July 2016.
To apply, go to:
www.apprenticeships.scot
 
J Craig, Thu May 19th
 




Useful Websites
 
For more information on apprenticeships go to:

www.apprenticeships.scot
www.indeed.co.uk
www.notgoingtouni.co.uk
www.apprenticeshipsinscotland.com
 
J Craig, Fri Apr 15th
 




Careers Adviser
 
The Careers Adviser is now in St Benedict's on the following days:

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday(PM), Thursday and
Friday.

Reminder: There is drop-in clinic each Tuesday and Thursday at lunchtime.

The Careers Adviser is based in room G007.
 
J Craig, Thu Jan 7th
 




Careers in Digital Technologies
 
To find out more about careers in digital technologies, go to:

www.digitalworld.net
 
J Craig, Fri Dec 18th